Chemical Tank Dispatcher

Baytown, TX, USA Req #1643
Friday, June 17, 2022

At Odyssey, we believe high expectations are the key to everything. When we strive to become better than what we are, everything around us becomes better, too.  Odyssey strives to foster an environment that allows employees to develop new ideas and thrive. With our advanced technology, global network and integrated processes, we regularly break new ground for clients and are able to offer logistics careers that cultivate successful professionals and develop existing talent.
 

Our team is comprised of logisticians, engineers, technicians and supply chain experts, as well as professionals in other administrative and specialized areas who work at multiple locations across the United States, as well as in our international operations in North America, Europe and Asia.
 

For more information, please visit www.odysseylogistics.com

Odyssey Linden Bulk Transportation is seeking an Experienced Chemical Tanker Dispatcher for our Baytown, TX Terminal. The Dispatcher is responsible for the efficient dispatch of Company and Owner Operators to ensure safe and timely pick up/delivery of bulk materials in a way that maximizes revenue opportunities and build both customer and driver loyalty. At the same time, using discretionary judgment to enforce Company Policy regarding operations and complying with state and federal laws. 

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Setting up and administering daily dispatch operations
  • Dispatching drivers for pick-ups and deliveries
  • Tracking drivers and equipment to facilitate the timely delivery of containers to their destination
  • Utilizing TMW software, update pick-ups/deliveries and enter customer order information
  • Answering driver and customer calls; send and respond to emails related to shipments 

 

What We Offer:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Great Benefits – Medical plans, Dental plans, vision plan, life insurance plan, Voluntary Life Insurance plan, Disability insurance, AFLAC, Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, Paid Time Off, Wellness Incentives, Tobacco Cessation Program, Telemedicine, Employee Assistance Program, 401k plan with a company match, Direct Path, Purchasing Power, and Odyssey Exclusive Benefits
  • Stability, and Growth Opportunities 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field is preferred
  • 24hr dispatch operation Monday through Friday, ability to cover all shifts a plus.
  • Ability to cover weekends as “on-call dispatcher”, rotates approximately every 6 weeks.
  • 3 to 5 years of dispatch experience with at least 1 year chemical tank experience required 
  • Minimum of 2 years of commercial transportation dispatch experience
  • 1 year of experience using TMW preferred
  • Highly organized with ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills and experience using Excel, Word, and Outlook preferred 

 

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place 

 

Work Remotely:

  • No

We offer competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Choice of medical plans with FSA, HRA and HSA options;
  • Company-paid dental and life/disability Plans;
  • 401K with company match;
  • Preferred vendor discounts;
  • Work-life balance

No relocation allowance will be considered unless specifically addressed. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Odyssey is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against qualified applicants with regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements Odyssey complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.

 

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • Baytown, TX, USA